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Biotite schist

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About Biotite schistHide

A schistose metamorphic rock with biotite as the only major (>5%) constituent.


Classification of Biotite schistHide

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Mineralogy of Biotite schistHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
Mica > BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2

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